Patent Number: 7,047,197

Title: Changing characteristics of a voice user interface

Abstract: The invention generally relates to a method, apparatus, and system capable of changing a voice user interface possessing both operational characteristics and security characteristics based upon user-specific contextual information. The voice processing system consists of at least the following components: a voice user interface possessing both operational characteristics and security characteristics; a database to store user-specific contextual information; and a computer program to use the user-specific contextual information to dynamically change the operational characteristics of the voice user interface.

Inventors: Bennett; Steven M. (Hillsboro, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G10L 21/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018